Reston Town Center

Reston Town Center

Some store owners and shoppers in Reston, Va., are upset about new parking fees at Reston Town Center. Boston Properties, the town center’s managing company, introduced paid parking early this year modeled after urban transit-oriented centers. Kojo explores what’s at stake in the debate over parking in Reston and where it fits into broader discussions about “smart growth” in suburban communities.

Guests

  • Aaron Gordon Owner, Red Velvet Cupcakery; Reston Merchant's Association; @RedVelvetReston
  • Cathy Hudgins Member, Fairfax County Board of Supervisors (D-Hunter Mill)
  • Cheryl Cort Policy Director, Coalition For Smarter Growth

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